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ES Story Quests are at this point of writing the only way to increase your drive (stamina) capacity in PSO2ES. Completing each chapter (not sub chapter) grants an additional 2 drive over the initial 15.

In short, the total maximum drive you can have at the end of season 3 is 273.

Seasons Stamina Increase
Season 3 +64
Season 2 +40
Season 1 +76
Classic Season +78
Total +258

Season 3

The story of the mysterious girl, Akhtar, and the ancient civilization of planet Lillipa.

Chapters Sub Chapters Drive Costs Base EXP
8-4 5 ?,?,?,16200,16200
8-3 4
8-2 4
8-1 4
7-4 4
7-3 5
7-2 4
7-1 4
6-4 4
6-3 4
6-2 4
6-1 4
5-4 4
5-3 4
5-2 4
5-1 4
4-4 4
4-3 4
4-2 4
4-1 4 9950,?,?,?
3-4 4
3-3 4
3-2 4
3-1 4
2-4 4
2-3 4
2-2 4
2-1 4
1-4 4
1-3 4
1-2 The Determined Ones 4
1-1 A Grand Return 4

Season 2

The story of the mysterious girl, Duna, and the Trans Enemies.

Chapters Sub Chapters Drive Costs Base EXP
5-4 4 24,24,23,23
5-3 5 24,23,23,23,23
5-2 4 23,22,22,22
5-1 4 22,21,21,21
4-4 4
4-3 4
4-2 4
4-1 4
3-4 Hatred for ARKS 4
3-3 4
3-2 4
3-1 4
2-4 4
2-3 4
2-2 4
2-1 4
1-4 4
1-3 4
1-2 4
1-1 4

Season 1

The story of your adventures with Gene and More.

Chapters Sub Chapters Drive Costs Base EXP
10-2 3 24,24,22
10-1 3 24,22,22
9-4 3 22,22,20
9-3 3
9-2 3
9-1 3
8-4 4
8-3 3
8-2 3
8-1 3
7-4 3
7-3 3
7-2 3
7-1 3
6-4 4
6-3 3
6-2 3
6-1 3
5-4 Casting Aside 3
5-3 Resolution and Answers 3
5-2 Monsters and "Men" 3
5-1 The Link of The Incident 3
4-4 Contrast of Friends 3
4-3 For Each Expectation 3
4-2 The Next Assassin 3
4-1 Dante's Information 3
3-4 New Friends, New Threats 3
3-3 Fate of a Man 3
3-2 Discomfort 3
3-1 Team Reunion! 3
2-4 Resolution 3
2-3 ARKS-Controlled Darkers 3
2-2 Purpose 3
2-1 Chasing a Bio Reaction 3
1-4 Encounters 3
1-3 Severe Search 3
1-2 ARKS Mission 3
1-1 New Mission & Friends 3

Classic Season

The story of Administration Officer Seraphy's past.

Chapters Sub Chapters Drive Costs Base EXP
9-4 Feelings of Closure 5 27,26,26,25,25
9-3 Darker Den 5
9-2 Seraphy Trapped 5
9-1 Donovan's Secret 5
8-4 Dr. Cohen's Base 5
8-3 Roar in the Forest 5
8-2 Caves Type-C 5
8-1 Search the Tunnels 5
7-4 Dr. Cohen's Warning 5
7-3 Defeat Skyscrape Dragons 5
7-2 The Mysterious Ruins 5
7-1 Dismissed, Tundra Again 5
6-4 Skyscrape 5
6-3 Armored Retaliation 5
6-2 Abandoned Town 5
6-1 Earth Above 5
5-5 Repellant City 5
5-4 Frozen Ground 5
5-3 Desert Wipeout 5
5-2 Volcanic Blaze 5
5-1 Forest Battle 5
4-4 Type C Shadow 5
4-3 Roiling Dunes 5
4-2 To the Furthest Bank 5
4-1 A Shadow over Forest 5
3-4 Blizzard Valley 5
3-3 Boiling Sands 5
3-2 Dragon Territory 5
3-1 The Sand Sea 5 ?,?,?,?,10 ?,?,?,?,4100
2-4 Abandoned City 5
2-3 Tundra Investigation 5
2-2 Intruder Alert! 5
2-1 A New Mission 5
1-6 Tundra Struggle 3
1-5 Following Leads 3
1-4 Scorching Cave 3
1-3 Blazing Mountain 3
1-2 Primeval Habitat 3
1-1 The First Mission 3